Certificate of acceptance
A certificate of acceptance is a new tool in the Building Act 2004 and is a way to partially-legitimise unconsented building work.
- An owner or previous owner carried out or arranged building work without consent (but a consent should have been obtained); or
- Where work has been carried out urgently in accordance with Section 42 of the Building Act 2004.
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